Grad Student Awards 2016-17

October 12, 2017

Awardees
From left: DGS Landon Cox, Abe Frandsen, Pulkit Misra, Chair Pankaj Agarwal

Graduate student awards for 2016-17 were presented at the annual departmental meeting. Congratulations to the recipients:

Outstanding PhD Dissertation

  • Hieu Bui
    Advisor: John Reif
    Localized DNA Computation

Outstanding Prelim Exam

  • Pulkit Misra
    Advisor: Alvin Lebeck
    Enabling Lightweight Transactions with Precision Time
  • Yuan Deng
    Advisor: Vincent Conitzer
    Disarmament Games
  • Chaofan Chen
    Advisor: Cynthia Rudin
    An Optimization Approach to Learning Falling Rule Lists

Outstanding Teaching

  • Ali Razeen
    Compsci 310, with Landon Cox
  • Abe Frandsen
    Compsci 330, with Debmalya Panigrahi